Festival Parties and Live Music

When: Tuesday, March 14, starting at 5:30pm
Opening Night Party
Fremont Theatre & Festival VIP Tent
cafe-musique-stage-action-quintet-hi-rezWho’s Playing: Cafe Musique will play from 5:30-7:00pm on the Fremont Theatre stage
Who Can Attend: People with purchased tickets (tickets include party and movie), Full Access passes, Red carpet tickets
Fifteen chefs from restaurants around SLO County will be sharing their tasty culinary treats at tables throughout the Festival VIP Tent and the Fremont Theatre. Interspersed will be amazing Central Coast wines and other libations. Click here for more details about party and movie.

When: Wednesday, March 15 – 5-7pm and 9-10:30pm
What: Central Coast Filmmaker Mixer & After-Party
Festival VIP Tent
Who’s Playing: Two for the Road (5-7pm)
Who Can Attend: Central Coast Filmmakers, Full access passes

When: Thursday, March 16 – 5-7pm
What: Magic Hour Mixer
Where: Festival VIP Tent
Who Can Attend: Full Access Passes

13131062_10208766533456370_4608724298270673266_o-1When: Thursday, March 16 – 6:30pm
What: “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” & Barn Dance
Where: Octagon Barn, South Higuera St. SLO
Who’s Playing: Molly’s Revenge
Who Can Attend: Purchased tickets only (pass discount)
Details: Click here for event information. This is a fundraiser to benefit The Land Conservancy and SLO Film Fest.

When: Thursday, March 16 – 7-10:30pm
What:  “MAGICIANS” movie and After-party
Where: Festival VIP Tent
Who’s Playing: Black Market Trio (after the movie 9-10:30pm)
Who Can Attend: All Festival Passes, purchased tickets at door ($12/$10)

When: Friday, March 17 – 5-7pm
What: St. Patrick’s Day Happy Hour
Where: VIP Festival Tent
Who Can Attend: Full Access Passes only

When: Friday, March 17 – 9-11pm
What: Surf Nite After-Party
Where: VIP Festival Tent
Details: Beer, wine and food will be served, along with Celtic tunes.
Who Can Attend: Full access passes, Surf Nite attendees with wristbands and $10 cover charge
Due to work commitments, Second Sight will not be able to attend.

The Taproots B&WWhen: Saturday, March 18 – 12-6pm
What: Afternoon Networking in Festival Tent
Where: Festival VIP Tent
Who’s Playing: The Taproots (2-4pm)
Who Can Attend: Full Access Passholders

When: Saturday, March 18 – 9-11pm
What: King Vidor Award After-Party
Where: King David Masonic Lodge, 859 Marsh St.
Who’s Playing: The Tipsy Gypsies
Details: Click here for more party info.
Who Can Attend: Full Access Passholders, Red Carpet Tickets, Purchased Tickets (there will be a limited number of tickets sold at the door)

When: Sunday, March 19 – Noon-6pm
What: Closing Day / Festival Networking
Where: Festival VIP Tent
Who Can Attend: Full Access Passholders

When: Sunday, March 19 – 8-10pm
What: Closing Night Party
Where: Festival VIP Tent
Who Can Attend: Full Access Passholders, Festival Volunteers